Publication details for Prof Lynn NewtonL.D. Newton (2001). Teaching for Understanding in Primary Science. Evaluation & Research in Education 15(3): 143-53.
- Publication type: Journal papers: academic
Author(s) from Durham
Discusses what counts as understanding in primary school science (elementary school science) in the context of the United Kingdom's National Curriculum Order for Science. Considers the problems elementary school teachers face in pressing for understanding and suggests some ways to encourage teachers and enable them to support the construction of understanding. (SLD)